shanghai calligraphy class

Classes & Workshops in China
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Tour description

Learn the intricate arts of China during a group calligraphy lesson, taught by a Calligraphy master inside a traditional local Chinese Residence. Chinese calligraphy has a long history of thousands of years, evolving throughout time while maintaining a uniquely artistic charm.

Chinese calligraphy has a long history, after thousands of years of development, evolved into today’s text, from oracle evolution seal script, official script, calligraphy has been sending out the unique artistic charm.During this 2 hour lesson, you will learn the proper way to use the brushes and liquid ink to write Chinese calligraphy, as your instructor demonstrates how to begin and end each stroke. You will be introduced to a number of tools used, including brushes that come in a variety of materials. Finally, create your artistic composition, which requires concentration as you paint characters on the paper. After your lesson, you can take your work home with you!

What's included

  • Understand the basics of Chinese Calligraphy history
  • Be introduced to the tools of the trade: ink, brush and paper Learn to write small seal script with brushstrokes and ink Enjoy a 2-hour Chinese cultural experience in Shanghai Bring home your artistic work!

What's not included

  • Soft drinks or beer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off